Butler County Amateur Radio Public Service Group

Dedicated to working with Butler County 9-1-1 Emergency Services

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News

7/13/2022Jacqueline Yockey passed her Technician Class license exam this evening, after the PSG meeting this evening.  As TXG so aptly put it, “You’ve come to the right place.”  Congratulations and welcome to the PSG!  We’ll look forward to hearing you on the air KC3UOL!!!

6/26/2022 – Weather was great for Field Day, bands, not so much.  However, please join me in congratulating Michael Giobbi for passing his Technician Class license exam at our Field Day VE Testing Session!  His “Call” is KC3UMS and has also accepted an honorary membership in our club. Congratulations and welcome Mike!!

5/8/2022 – Did you notice yet another new “Call” on the air lately?  This one is different, WX3KSP now belongs to PSG member Bradley Berry, formally known as KC3CKY.  Nice “Call” Brad, it’s unique!!

5/1/2022 – Did you notice a new “Call” on the Butler County Net lately?  N3DRM now belongs to Mike Mullas, formally KC3PSN, coming to us out of the ever historic Saxonburg! 

4/26/2022 – Please join me in welcoming two new members to the PSG Club Radio Family!  Samantha Betty (KC3FIP) and her husband Brandon (N3LG).  I might add they also joined the Region 13 ACS Team which is an added bonus!!  

4/8/2022 – Your VE Team hosted a Testing Session this evening at the Winfield Twsp. Repeater Site.  Congratulations goes out to our own John Shannon (KC3TLW), as he has successfully upgraded to an Extra Class operator!  Additionally, please congratulate Dave McLaughlin (KC3TYY) and Dave McKruit (KC3TYZ), both earned their Technician Tickets!  Both have accepted our invitation to join the  club!  Welcome to the club and the  hobby gentlemen! 

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Club Net Dates

ACS net at 7:45 PM.  Digital training net to follow at 8:00 PM.  Dates & net control ops:

  • 10 August – Monthly Meeting (No Net)
  •  17 August – WA3GDS
  • 24 August – KC3TFX
  • 31 August – KA3RNF
  • 7 September – W3TXG
  • 14 September – Monthly Meeting (No Net)
  • 21 September – TBD

Repeater: Primary – 147.300+ 131.8pl; Backup – 443.900+ 131.8pl

August 10 - Next Club Meeting

Our next monthly meeting will be at the Butler County Emergency Operations Center, 120 McCune Road, Butler, PA.  Meeting will start at 7:30 PM.

Remote access options will be available for those who prefer to participate from home.

License Exams

Ham radio license exams, led by the club’s volunteer examiners, are available after the monthly meeting or upon request.

Check our events section above for announcements about upcoming exam sessions.